Meaning of Stanley Cup

Stan'ley Cup'

Pronunciation: [key]
— Ice Hockey. Ice Hockey.
  1. a trophy emblematic since 1926 of the championship of the National Hockey League, composed of Canadian and U.S. professional teams.
  2. the best-of-seven-games series in which the champion of the Prince of Wales Conference and that from the Clarence S. Campbell Conference oppose each other for this trophy.
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